Company profile:

Bracalente Manufacturing Group (BMG), an innovative leader in the production of precision machined parts and assemblies, is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer/CNC programmer to join our expanding engineering team.  Located in the greater Quakertown, PA area, BMG is a family owned and operated contract manufacturing solutions provider with a global footprint that was founded in 1950 by Silvene Bracalente. BMG is looking for talented, highly motivated people who love a challenge and have the desire to improve. We have positioned ourselves well in the defense market and are seeing tremendous growth in that area. This growth coupled with a substantial investment in both HAAS and Makino pallet pool systems has created the need to expand our team. We are willing to invest in your future and look to have someone join our team that shares our vision for being best in class.


Position Responsibilities:

·        Develop and maintain CNC programs using Mastercam software to facilitate continuous production of machined parts

·        Utilize knowledge of available equipment, work holding, and tooling to create the most efficient production process possible

·        Create and control technical information, plans, and instructions required to produce parts in a timely manner

·        Identify and troubleshoot engineering and machining process problems to keep production process flowing

·        Collaborate with sales team to perform time studies to generate accurate cost estimates with plan specifications

·        Setup and perform first part run offs and coordinate with operators to continue machining operation

·        Contribute to the training of company employees to continuously improve skill level of machine operators

·        Perform pre-production engineering reviews and risk assessments to ensure project success

·        Provide input to improve productivity and quality to reduce costs and achieve company goals

·        Optimize and secure programs to prevent process alteration


·        CNC vertical and horizontal milling experience required

·        CNC lathe experience a plus

·        Swiss lathe experience a plus

·        Ability to program using Mastercam software from drawings and solid models

·        Expert in CNC trouble shooting skills

·        Experience cutting a wide variety of standard and exotic materials

·        Proficiency with Fanuc controls required

·        Experience with the following machine builders preferred: Main: Makino, Brother, Haas, Tsugami. Others include: Star, Miyano, Wasino, Mori DMG, Hardinge, Daewoo

·        Software Knowledge required:

·        Mastercam

·        Microsoft Office

·        Software Knowledge preferred:

·        Solidworks

·        Partmaker

·        Epicor (or equivalent ERP experience)

·        Minimum 3 years programming

·        5 – 10 years in a machine shop environment

·        Strong communication and organization skills

·        Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment

·        Capacity for working in a team environment


·        High School or equivalent required

·        College or trade school preferred


Benefits and Compensation

As a member of the BMG team, we will reward your efforts with competitive compensation based on experience and access to a comprehensive benefits program. BMG employees may choose to participate in the following benefit packages:

·        Comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans

·        401(K) with a company match

·        Paid holidays and vacation

·        Bonus incentives

·        Life insurance

·        Long-term and short-term disability insurance

·        Tuition assistance

·        Service awards

·        Attendance bonus

·        Recruitment incentive

·        Company paid training

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